|Dingding Thing - Asaguare|
This was my Free-Tibet-contribution and a rather weird fusion of different audio elements and styles. The idea was born when I found an acapella sung by Sa Dingding during an interview. She was said to be the rising star in modern asian/pacific pop scene and might have been the first eastern artist being able to enter western world top charts. Well, guess this really could happen - she already got several music awards, and her sorta traditional Mongolian singing/intonation style is embedded in w...
Keywords: asia; experimental; china; tibet; mongolia; vocals; lyrics; chant; industrial; jazz; ethno
|Reverse - radio continental drift|
North-South Dialogue - via "Slow Broadcast" There are many organisations in Africa set up to host young volunteers from the global North. The reverse travel-route for young people from Africa is less well trodden. "Reverse" is a pilot project initiated by "Engagement Global" to address the gap. In 2012, a programme was launched to host young volunteers from Asia and Africa in Germany as guests of local NGOs...
Keywords: North-South-Dialogue; development; volunteers; exchange; environment; climate-change; culture; music; South Africa; Cameroon; Rwanda; China; Vietnam; Germany; radio continental drift